Category Archives: Only Scandal Will Do

Passionate Kisses

Most romance readers love to read the scenes in which the characters they’ve become invested in finally share a passionate kiss. If the author has done her job, the reader is as ready as they are for this first intimate … Continue reading

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“A Rose By Any Other Name”: Using the Sense of Smell in Romance Writing

Romance writers should always use all five senses into their writing.  This strategy will put our readers into the virtual bodies of our heroes and heroines by showing how those characters are feeling.  Most romance readers want to vicariously experience … Continue reading

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Heroines

On my Alphabet Post on my regular blog on Friday, I took a look at the characteristics necessary to make a likable heroine.  I have, in the past, had problems making some of my heroines sympathetic to readers early on. … Continue reading

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